The Importance of Finding Your Writing Tribe

Writing is often a solitary pursuit. It involves months, sometimes years, of research, planning, and plotting. Hunched over our keyboards like women and men possessed, we tap out entire worlds, oblivious to the one around us. We edit, query, and pitch; a process that can take a few additional years. I embarked on this writing journey several years ago, finally putting the stories bouncing around my head to paper. After six months, a draft of my very first manuscript was compl